Christmas is just around the corner – do you know where you will be when Santa Claus comes to town? If you will be in Myrtle Beach, don’t fret over missing out on Christmas dinner – there are plenty Myrtle Beach area restaurants that will be open to help you celebrate in style. Check out a few of our top recommendations for Christmas and Christmas Eve dining in Myrtle Beach:
Christmas Eve Only
Croissant’s Bistro & Bakery | French / Lowcountry Fusion | Myrtle Beach
Known for their unique lowcountry take on classic French cuisine, Croissants Bistro is once again hosting their popular Christmas Eve dinner event from 5pm – 9pm. The evening will include the full dinner menu in addition to a decadent Chef’s select pre-fixe menu with optional wine pairings. Reservations are recommended.
Hours: 5pm – 9pm
Contact: (843) 448-2253
Landry’s Seafood | Fresh Seafood / Cajun Cuisine | Myrtle Beach
Conveniently located at Broadway at the Beach, Landry’s Seafood offers a decadent display of fresh seafood with a distinctive Cajun flare. The trendy atmosphere, creative cocktails, and flavorful cuisine make Landry’s a favorite among guests of all ages. Stop in between 11am – 8pm for a lavish lunch or hearty Christmas Eve dinner.
Hours: 11am – 8pm
Contact: (843) 444-1010
The Melting Pot | Fondue / Seafood & Steaks | Myrtle Beach
Celebrate the holidays in style with fondue, family, and friends at The Melting Pot. From savory cheese fondues to sweet dessert dips – the experience at The Melting Pot is truly unmatched! Other menu items include generous entrée salads, fresh seafood, and sizzling chops – to name a few – or guests can order from the 4-course experience menu and try a little of everything.
Hours: 5pm – 10pm
Contact: (843) 692-9003
Ruth’s Chris Steakhouse | Upscale Chophouse | Myrtle Beach
Prime steaks, hearty sides, and a lively upscale atmosphere are just a few things that Ruth’s Chris guests can look forward to. The chops here are aged before being hand-sliced, grilled to your perfect temperature, and served on a sizzling 1500 degree plate. The sides and desserts are large enough to share, making it easy to feed a large group or family. Ruth’s Chris will be open on Christmas Eve from 4pm – 9pm.
Hours: 4pm – 10pm
Contact: (843) 839-9500
Damon’s Grill | BBQ / Southern Cuisine | Myrtle Beach
Guests seeking somewhere with a casual atmosphere and down-home style cooking should make plans to dine at Damon’s Grill this Christmas Eve. Menu items include sandwiches and wraps, hearty salads, slow roasted prime rib, poultry dishes, pulled pork, and their famous ribs. Ideal for picky eaters or large groups, Damon’s “come as you are” atmosphere and finger-licking cuisine makes it popular among visitors and locals alike.
Hours: 11am – 8pm
Contact: (843) 262-8000
Christmas Eve & Christmas Day
Brentwood Restaurant & Wine Bistro | Classic French | Little River
Located just a short drive north to the quaint town of Little River, the Brentwood Restaurant & Wine Bistro offers classic French cuisine and an extensive award-winning wine list to match. Popular menu selections include blue crab soufflé, escargot bourguignon, duck foie gras, duck a l’orange, and seafood crepe. Be sure to save room for a decadent homemade French dessert!
Hours: 4pm – 9pm Christmas Eve; 1pm – 7pm Christmas Day
Contact: (843) 249-2601
Why not spice things up this Christmas with a little south of the border cuisine from Burro Loco? This Mexican favorite will be open for both lunch and dinner Christmas Eve and Christmas Day. Get your fill of tacos, fajitas, nachos, quesadillas, and perhaps even a margarita (or two).
Hours: 11am – 3pm Christmas Eve; 11am – 9pm Christmas Day
Contact: (843) 626-1756
California Dreaming | Continental (Variety) | North Myrtle Beach & Surfside Beach
With two convenient Myrtle Beach locations, you don’t have to venture far to find fast, friendly service and cuisine sure to please even the pickiest palate. The menu here offers everything from sandwiches and wraps, piled-high nachos, and platters to slow roasted steaks, ribs, and California Dreaming’s famous salads. California Dreaming will be open on Christmas Eve and Christmas day to help you get your fill of Christmas cheer.
Hours: 2pm – 4pm Christmas Eve; 2pm – 9pm Christmas Day
Contact: (843) 663-2050 (North Myrtle Beach); (843) 215-5255 Surfside Beach
Carolina Roadhouse | Steaks and Seafood | Myrtle Beach
The generous menu and casual atmosphere make Carolina Roadhouse perfect for couples or families who just can’t decide. Nosh on everything from hearty soups and salads, generous burgers, and platters to house made BBQ dishes, fresh seafood, and juice steaks. We promise you will find something to please everyone at this down-home favorite!
Hours: 11am – 4pm Christmas Eve; 2pm – 9pm Christmas Day
Contact: (843) 497-9911
Thoroughbred’s Chophouse | Upscale Steakhouse | Myrtle Beach
Treat yourself to a lavish dinner this Christmas at Thoroughbred’s Chophouse & Seafood Grille. As the name suggests, the chops are all the rage at this upscale eatery. All steaks are aged to perfection then grilled to your preferred temperature. Other options include fresh seafood, lamb, chicken, duck, and pork selections. Thoroughbred’s is open for dinner from 4:30pm – 10 pm both days.
Hours: 4:30 pm – 10pm both days
Contact: (843) 497-2636